Professor Dominique Valla, Professor of hepatology, Université Paris-Diderot
City: Clichy-la-Garenne, 92110; and Paris 75018
Institution: DHU UNITY, Serviced “hépatologie, Hôpital Beaujon, APHP; and CRI, UMR 1149, Université Paris Diderot, and Inserm
Biography of Dominique VALLA
A professor of hepatology, Dominique Valla was the head of the liver unit in Hôpital Beaujon, from 1999 to 2013. He was the founding director of the French reference center for vascular diseases of the liver. Since 2013, he has been the founding coordinator of Département hospitalo-universitaire (DHU) UNITY, a network connecting university hospitals Paris-Nord Val-de-Seine), Université Paris Diderot, and the Centre de Recherche de l’Inflammation Paris-Montmartre, Inserm UMR1149) focusing on digestive diseases.
His clinical activities are focused on rare liver diseases. He is involved in clinical research on portal hypertension, complications of chronic liver diseases, and vascular liver diseases.